The Grounds

The Grounds

The Conservancy is dedicated to restoring, upgrading, and maintaining the grounds of Grover Cleveland Park.  The Conservancy completed planting new gardens, removing dead or invasive plants and trees from nature trails and recreational areas, and introduced new species of trees and plants to enhance the beauty of the park.  These projects are ongoing and require the assistance of dedicated volunteers to help keep our park retain its natural beauty.

Planting:
· Plant and maintain Triangle Garden (ongoing)
· Plant and maintain Gould Street Triangle garden (ongoing)
· Dead and dangerous trees and limbs removed using Special Purpose Grant and private donations (12/06)
· Planted 45 cherry trees along brook (11/08)
· Planted 4 trees throughout (4/09)
· Planted Gould St. triangle garden (5/09)
· Dogwoods planted along Brookside Avenue (4/10)
· 11 trees planted in picnic grove & pond (7/2011)
· 3 new cherry trees planted (11/2011)
· 5 new trees planted (fall 2012)
· Leucothoe shrubs planted around perimeter of Gould Triangle Garden (spring 2012)
· Entrance sign planters planted (spring 2013)
· 5 Zelkova trees planted (spring 2013)